TS ICET-2020

TSICET extends to Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test. It is an entrance exam for MBA or PGDM courses to get admission in colleges/universities of Telangana state and its affiliated universities. Kakatiya University, Warangal in support of Telangana State Council for Higher Education(TSCHE) will release the notification and conduct TS ICET 2020 exam and the mode of examination system is online.

TS ICET 2020 Exam Notification Details

S.No Particulars Details
01 Name Of the exam Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test
02 Well known as TS ICET
03 Type of the Exam State level PG Exam
04 Organizing Body Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE) Kakatiya University, Warangal
05 Mode of Conducting Online
06 Mode of Application Online
07 Examination Held Once in a Year
08 No. of Test Takers 60,000 approximately
09 Exam Format Multiple Choice Questions
10 Duration of the exam 2 hrs 30 mins
11 Exam conducted by Kakatiya University, Warangal
12 Official Website

TS ICET Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for TS ICET is as follows:

Candidates who are applying for this exam should have a minimum 50% marks(45% for SC, ST, and PWD) in graduation in any discipline from colleges which are affiliated to any university.

Students who are appearing for final year examination also eligible to apply.


TS ICET Exam Method

As coming to the exam method or pattern of TS ICET  it will be an objective type test with 200 questions divided into three sections. They are Mathematical Ability, Analytical Ability, and Communication Ability. The time period of this exam will be 150 mins(2 hrs 30 mins). Here is the table for a better explanation.

Sections No. of Questions Marks
Part A: Analytical Ability 75 75
Data Sufficiency 20 20
Problem-Solving 55 55
Part B: Mathematical Ability 75 75
Arithmetical Ability 35 35
Algebraical ability and Geometrical Ability 30 30
Statistical Ability 10 10
Part C: Communication Ability 50 50
Vocabulary 10 10
Business and Computer Terminology 10 10
Functional Grammar 15 15
Reading Comprehension 15 15
Total 200 200

Marks Procedure

For each correct answer, you will get 1 mark. Candidates are free to answer all the questions as there are no negative marks.

TSICET Exam Dates

Particulars Date (Tentative)
Release of TS ICET Notification Feb 2020
Availability of Application Form Feb 2020
Last date to apply online April 2020
Release of TS ICET Admit Card May 2020
TS ICET 2020 Exam Dates May 23 & 24 2020
Announcement of Preliminary Key May 2020
Last Date for Submission of Objections on Preliminary Answer Key June 2020
Announcement of Final Answer Key and Results June 2020

TSICET Syllabus

Analytical Ability Mathematical Ability Communication Ability
Data Sufficiency Arithmetical Ability Vocabulary
Problem Solving Indices, Ratio, and Proportion Terminology and concepts in computer and business contexts (letters, reports, memoranda, agenda, minutes etc)
Sequences and Series Surds Functional grammar for day-to-day communication
Numbers and alphabet Numbers and Divisibility Understand written text and drawing inferences
Missing number in a sequence L.C.M and G.C.D Functional grammar for business contexts
Data Analysis Rational Numbers Reading and Comprehension
Tables and Graphs Ordering
Bar diagram Percentages
Pie Chart Profit and Loss
Venn Diagram Partnership
Passage Pipes and Cisterns

TS ICET Exam Centres

TS ICET exams will be conducted at 15 test centers in the state. The candidates are suggested to be before one hour at the examination center. The list of the examination cities are as follows:

Hyderabad Mancherial Kothagudem
khammam Jagtial Warangal
Mahabubnagar Kodad Karimnagar
Nizamabad Nalgonda Siddipet
Sangareddy Wanaparthy Vikarabad


TS ICET cut off marks will be announced by the exam’s official after declaring the result. Minimum qualifying marks for TS ICET is 25% i.e., the test taker should get 50 marks out of 200 marks. There are no cut off marks for students who are SC & ST categories.

TS ICET Application Fee

Candidates who are applying for TS ICET; the fee for general category is RS. 650 and for SC/ST category is RS. 450. Applicants can also apply after a deadline is over with late fees

TS ICET Answer Key

TS ICET preliminary answer key will be released by Telangana State Council for Higher Education(TSCHE) in the last week of May. If you have any discrepancy in the answer key you are allowed to send your objections to the exam authorities. An official website of TS ICET will have an answer key. In the second week of May, the final key will be released.

TS ICET Results

TS ICET results will be declared in the second week of June. Candidates can check their result by login details. Allocating seats to the candidates will be done on the basis of TS ICET scores and counseling.

TS ICET Counselling

TS ICET counseling will start from the last week of June and will continue up to the first week of July. The exams conducting body will organize the centralized web counseling. The candidates who are qualified on the basis of TS ICET cut off will have to appear for the counseling. Seats will be allotted as per the ranks. Selected candidates will have to attend for certification verification on given time and location.

TS ICET Universities List

  • Prof. Jayashankar Agricultural University (PJSAU)
  • Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University (BRAOU)
  • JNT University, Hyderabad (JNTU-H)
  • Kakatiya University (KU)
  • Mahatma Gandhi University (MGU)
  • Osmania University (OU)
  • Palamur University (PU)
  • Satavahana University (SU)
  • Telangana University (TU)
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